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    THE ROLLING WAVE CHRISTMAS BOOKLIST 

    Down the Crooked Road – Mary Black (Transworld Ireland)

    Johnny O’Leary of Sliabh Luachra – ed. Terry Moylan (Lilliput Press) 

    Folklore and Modern Irish Writing – ed. Anne Markey and Anne O’Connor (Irish Academic Press)

    Aneas – Saíocht ó thraidisiún Gaelach na Mumhan – Brenda Ní Shúilleabháín and Lanka Haouche Perren (Futa Fata)

    Wayfaring Strangers – the musical voyage from Scotland and Ulster to Appalachia – Fiona Ritchie and Doug Orr (The University of North Carolina Press)

    Street Ballads in Nineteenth Century Britain, Ireland and North America – ed. David Atkinson and Steve Roud (Ashgate)

    Vinyl – a History of the Analogue Record – Richard Osborne (Ashgate)

    Music and Identity in Ireland and Beyond – ed. Mark Fitzgerald and John O’Flynn (Ashgate)

    Traditional Music and Irish Society: Historical Perspectives – Martin Dowling (Ashgate)

    Collected Essays and Lectures 1990 – 2007 – Tom Munnelly (The Old Kilfarboy Society)

    16 Lives: Éamonn Ceannt – Mary Gallagher – O’Brien Press

    The Loneliest Boy in the World – Gearóíd Cheaist Ó Catháin with Patricia Ahern –The Collins Press 

    Check here to download booklist

    The Rolling Wave Sunday 15 December 2013

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    The Rolling Wave

    A pre-Christmas selection from some of the many CDs of traditional music and song issued during the past year.

    About The Show

    Named after a famous traditional Irish tune, The Rolling Wave is a sharp ear and a close eye on the world of traditional and folk music in Ireland.

    Sunday, 10.00pm on RTÉ Radio 1

    Competition

    A new competition to speed us through the winter on The Rolling Wave: We have 2 copies of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney – “Live in Spiddal – Scaoil Amach an Pocaide” given to us by Raelach Records.

    The question: From what county in Ireland does Tony Mac Mahon come?

    Answers in any one of three ways - email, post or tweet to:

    therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @TheRollingWave

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: The Rolling Wave
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: Rivonia
      Composer: Hamish Henderson
      Performer(s): Atté
      Performer(s): Atté
      Album: CLADDAGH, CCA7
      Duration: 4:37
    • Title: The Jig Of The Dead
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Téada
      Performer(s): Téada
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF CD 205
      Duration: 1:10
    • Title: I Have A House Of My Own The Chimney On With The Top Of It
      Composer: Martin "Junior" Crehan
      Performer(s): Téada
      Performer(s): Téada
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF CD 205
      Duration: 0:45
    • Title: Paddy Breen's Jig
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Téada
      Performer(s): Téada
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF CD 205
      Duration: 1:01
    • Title: The Bird's Call
      Composer: James Kelly
      Performer(s): Téada
      Performer(s): Téada
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF CD 205
      Duration: 1:06
    • Title: St Brendan's Voyage
      Composer: Christy Moore
      Performer(s): Christy Moore
      Performer(s): Christy Moore
      Album: COLUMBIA/SONY MUSIC, 88883790182
      Duration: 4:57
    • Title: The Bells Of St. Louis
      Performer(s): Full Set
      Performer(s): Full Set
      Album: FULL SET RECORDS, FCRCD002
      Duration: 1:07
    • Title: The Road To Lisdoonvarna, Boil The Breakfast Early
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Full Set
      Performer(s): Full Set
      Album: FULL SET RECORDS, FCRCD002
      Duration: 2:04
    • Title: The West Wind, Molly Maguire
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig Mcgovern, Peter Carberry
      Performer(s): Pádraig Mcgovern, Peter Carberry
      Album: PÁDRAIG MCGOVERN, PETER CARBERRY, CM2013
      Duration: 2:56
    • Title: Béal An Átha Buí
      Composer: Trad Arr.
      Performer(s): Saileog Ní Cheannabháin
      Performer(s): Saileog Ní Cheannabháin
      Album: TUNES IN THE CHURCH, TC001
      Duration: 4:38
    • Title: Le Colporteur, 2eme Partie Du Lancier
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Kevin Burke, André Brunet, Christian Lemaitre, Nicolas Quemener
      Performer(s): Kevin Burke, André Brunet, Christian Lemaitre, Nicolas Quemener
      Album: LOFTUS, LM 006
      Duration: 1:58
    • Title: Gigue Du Cordon
      Composer: A. Brunet
      Performer(s): Kevin Burke, André Brunet, Christian Lemaitre, Nicolas Quemener
      Performer(s): Kevin Burke, André Brunet, Christian Lemaitre, Nicolas Quemener
      Album: LOFTUS, LM 006
      Duration: 1:01
    • Title: Gigue De Montréal
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Kevin Burke, André Brunet, Christian Lemaitre, Nicolas Quemener
      Performer(s): Kevin Burke, André Brunet, Christian Lemaitre, Nicolas Quemener
      Album: LOFTUS, LM 006
      Duration: 1:14
    • Title: The Last Pint
      Composer: Pierre Bensusan
      Performer(s): Lunasa, Rté Concert Orchestra
      Performer(s): Lunasa, Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: LUNASA RECORS, LCD 002
      Duration: 4:15
    • Title: All The Way To Galway, Jenny Put The Kettle On
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien Moran
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien Moran
      Album: JIMMY O'BRIEN MORAN, PPPCD 051
      Duration: 3:00

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